OFF TANGENT
The Rama marginalization must stop
by Aven Piramide - May 31, 2020 - 12:00am
Months ago, Atty. Josephus Jimenez, my neighbor in this page, wrote about what many in City Hall only whispered. He titled his article “The marginalization of Vice Mayor Michael Rama”.
The persuasive is unbelievable
by Aven Piramide - May 24, 2020 - 12:00am
A good friend of mine sent me a message few days ago while I was watching the interview of Speaker of the House of Representatives Alan Peter Cayetano on ABS-CBN.
Hearsay
by Aven Piramide - May 21, 2020 - 12:00am
In the last few days, I had been getting news only from the ABS-CBN programs.
The heroism is not too late
by Aven Piramide - May 17, 2020 - 12:00am
We heard that at the onset of the spread of the coronavirus, Mr. Michael Gleissner, the founder of the Big Foot group of companies, offered to the administration of Cebu City Mayor Edgardo Labella his building on...
A problem of administration
by Aven Piramide - May 14, 2020 - 12:00am
The national government gave, the other day, dissimilar marks in the virtual report cards of the different local government units in Central Visayas fighting the dreaded Corona virus.
A legal trap?
by Aven Piramide - May 10, 2020 - 12:00am
The way things are unfolding after the National Telecommunications Commission reportedly issued a cease and desist order against ABS-CBN are mind-boggling.
A classic case of ‘moro-moro’
by Aven Piramide - May 7, 2020 - 12:00am
“Moro-moro“ was mentioned last Tuesday evening when lawmakers and private citizens alike expressed their separate minds in the TV Patrol news programming of ABS-CBN last Tuesday evening.
Sitio Zapatera, uniquely rare opportunity
by Aven Piramide - May 3, 2020 - 12:00am
There is a lesson we need to learn from the sudden and exponential COVID-19 infection initially in Sitio Zapatera, Barangay Luz, and Sitio Callejon, Barangay Labangon, in Cebu City.
Two sceneries
by Aven Piramide - April 30, 2020 - 12:00am
In the university, I always would remind students of law that success in a court case would depend on specific facts matching with a particular law in an issue under litigation.
Goodbye, West Philippine Sea!
by Aven Piramide - April 26, 2020 - 12:00am
In a climate called community quarantine, when we are told (or virtually ordered) to stay home, we have seen an incredibly quick turn of events.
Artesian wells
by Aven Piramide - April 23, 2020 - 12:00am
The “stroke of genius” is a cliché that denotes a clever, innovative and inspired act, decision or idea.
A question of Filipino pride
by Aven Piramide - April 12, 2020 - 12:00am
I don’t really know if I should say this in this column. Data isn’t overwhelmingly present such that a conclusion may not be warranted.
Of Juan and Pedro
by Aven Piramide - April 9, 2020 - 12:00am
I read a social media Item that brought me to realize an evolving policy which has the tendency to affect society rather disturbingly.
It did not become “The Sanctuary”
by Aven Piramide - April 5, 2020 - 12:00am
Just few days after Mayor Eduardo Gullas won the 2016 elections, he talked about leaving a legacy to Talisay City in expression of his profound gratitude.
The Beatles’ help
by Aven Piramide - April 2, 2020 - 12:00am
Health authorities have expressed their concern for senior citizens, like me, to be being most vulnerable to COVID-19.
Mabatid and the police
by Aven Piramide - March 29, 2020 - 12:00am
Hanging on the wall of the library of the UV Secondary Department was a quote by English philosopher Francis Bacon: “Reading maketh a full man, writing an exact man”.
US federalism and COVID-19
by Aven Piramide - March 26, 2020 - 12:00am
The minds of profound thinkers helped in the early organization of governments. Let me talk of two.
What the marginalized vice mayor did
by Aven Piramide - March 22, 2020 - 12:00am
Many years ago, in a humorous speech competition of Toastmasters International District 75, comprising of the whole Philippines, Cebuano contestant Atty. Ernesto Limkakeng Jr., a Distinguished Toastmaster (DTM),...
Who will be held liable for COVID-19?
by Aven Piramide - March 19, 2020 - 12:00am
The world is indeed shrinking with the advances in communication.
Old Sacramento in Cebu City?
by Aven Piramide - March 12, 2020 - 12:00am
In cruising thru a part of Cebu City last Tuesday, I was not seated on my usual place beside the driver, who happened to be my daughter, Beatriz.
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